Dr. Oi Wah Yap, MD

Dr. Oi Wah Yap, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Oi Wah Yap, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Stanford University in 1997 and specializes in gynecologic oncology.

484 Irvin Ct

Decatur, GA 30030

Contact Information

(678) 420-4191

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Yap performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Fibroids
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Yap's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

45  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Ca
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Ca
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Stanford Ucsf
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yap has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yap's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yap to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Yap's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I went in scared and shaken, but after my first talk with Dr. Yap I came out relaxed, informed and ready for surgery! She put my mind at ease and answered all my questions honestly and in a way I understood not being in medical field. I Love her! Her professionalism and skills as a surgeon are...more
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Very impressed with my surgery experience with Dr Yap as well as her professional manner. I had robotic laparoscopic bilateral scalpingo-ophrectomy age 70 and went home same day and recuperated very quickly.
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Not commenting on her skill level as a surgeon- I am not qualified to do that but her people skills and partnership with the patient for healing leaves much to be desired. She is bullish, smug, intimidating and even disrespectful demonstrating argumentative mockery when I objected to an exam that...more
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Clearly knowledgeable and an excellent surgeon, but rather cool and detached. She doesn't seem to be into that "team" stuff that they describe in their pamphlet. If you're a frightened first time cancer patient you might need more warmth than she's able to offer.
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She was amazing from beginning to end. Super nice and down to earth but my incisions are impeccable. Anyone interested told dr yap was Doug my surgery they said well you have the best and i did for sure! I was really nervous after 4 csections and only having my obgyn to do surgery I didn't want...more
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